Sanyo Shimbun

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The Sanyo Shimbun
Type Daily newspaper
Format Blanket (54.6 cm x 40.65 cm)
Owner(s) The Sanyo Shimbun Co., Ltd
Publisher Takamasa Koshimune
Founded January 4, 1879
Language Japanese
Headquarters Okayama
Circulation 438,200 (morning edition)
Headquarters of Sanyo Shimbun in Okayama.

The Sanyo Shimbun (山陽新聞 San'yō Shinbun?) is a Japanese language daily newspaper published by The Sanyo Shimbun Co., Ltd (株式会社山陽新聞社 Kabushiki-gaisha San'yō Shinbunsha?). The company started in 1879.

The newspaper is based in Okayama City, Japan. The newspaper covers national and international news stories and also news from Okayama and neighboring prefectures. It is distributed throughout Okayama prefecture, eastern Hiroshima, and parts of Kagawa. Stories can be read online at, though most stories are only available to subscribers.


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